If you’ve ever been without electrical power for longer than a day in Potomac, MD, you have probably lost a refrigerator and/or a freezer full of food and maybe even taken your family to a motel to stay in to be comfortable. Being without power in extremely cold weather can be devastating when you can’t keep your family warm. Installing a whole home generator for your home in Potomac, MD will definitely make your next outage go much easier.
Losing electricity is especially hard on elderly adults. Older adults are more susceptible to hypothermia which is below normal body temperature during extremely low temperatures; also, hyperthermia, an exceptionally high fever during extremely high temperatures. Many older people require medical equipment to run off power, and without electricity, this situation could be devastating to their health.
With a whole home generator for your home in Potomac, MD you won’t have to worry about spoiled foods, busted pipes, being without a TV or a means to recharge your cell phone or use your computer. People who rely on electricity for medical equipment, their whole home generator will kick on in a few seconds, and everything will continue to work within your home.
The team at Pullin Electric will come to your home in Potomac, MD and give you a free in-home assessment to determine the size unit you will need to keep your entire home up and running during a power outage. You will need to decide which appliances are critical for your particular needs during an outage such as your refrigerator, freezer, air conditioning and heating units, and anything else that you can’t live without during an outage.
Whole home generators operate with the use of either natural gas or liquefied petroleum gas. A permanent whole house generator will be connected to your natural gas or propane tank to provide the fuel it needs to run.
A built=in transfer switch will automatically turn your whole home generator on once you lose power at your Potomac, MD home and then turn itself off once your electrical power has been turned back on. You basically have nothing to do; once your unit is installed, you are good to go. Install a whole home generator for your Potomac, MD home and enjoy the comfort it will bring you during your next power outage.
Severe storms are occurring more and more, and with our outdated electric power infrastructure, the result is more widespread with power outages. The best way to prepare ahead of time before any severe weather hits is to install a Generac generator in Manassas, VA to protect your family and home.
Preparing early will keep your loved ones safe and also comfortable while you ride out a nasty storm. It’s hurricane season bringing severe rain, high winds, and flooding. Winter is on its way, and winter storms are exceptionally hard because of the extremely low temperatures that normally accompany strong winds, ice, and freezing rain or an accumulation of snow.
With Generac generators, there are still things you need to do to prepare for a storm, but once your electric goes out your generator will sense a problem, and within seconds your generator prepares to restore your home’s power. The generator turns on automatically, and in seconds, you are up to speed and generating electricity rather you are at your home in Manassas, VA, or away from home. The automatic transfer switch sends generator power to your home, and it will continue to power your home until your utility power returns.
Know the Difference Between a Watch and a Warning
- Watch—Severe weather is possible in the specified area within 36 hours.
- Warning—Severe weather conditions have been reported by spotters or radar and are expected in the area within 24 hours.
Other Things You Should Do To Prevent Potential Hazards
- Remove outdoor items such as trash cans, toys, hanging plants, and lawn furniture so they don’t become airborne during a storm which could knock out windows, damage vehicles or your home.
- Keep your rain gutters and downspouts clear to prevent flooding in high rains.
- Trim or cut down trees or branches that look weak or could easily be broken off by high winds and damage homes or vehicles.
Generac generators are a great investment for any home in Manassas, VA. It is a great resale value, not to mention a lifesaver whenever your lights go out, and you are left in the dark.
Take control of your life by installing a Generac generator for your home in Centreville, VA. Keep your life going whenever utility power is disrupted. Power outages happen more frequently than in the past and last longer too.
What Would Your Life Be Like Without Power?
- No lighting
- No refrigerator or freezer for food or medications
- No clean water
- No heat or air conditioning
- No sump pump
- No kitchen appliances
- No washing machine or dryer
- No security system
- No garage door opener
- No TV, internet, or cell phone charges
- No security system
- No medical equipment
What Would Your Life Be Like With a Generac Generator?
- All the conveniences of home
With a Generac generator, you can choose to power individual appliances or just the absolute necessities that you need to get by in a power outage. The choice is yours so that it will easily fit into your budget. Generac offers the most choices of home generators in the industry, so we can help you pick the best one that suits your budget and will protect your home.
How Does a Generac Generator Work?
Whenever your power goes out, your Generac generator automatically comes on. It runs on either natural or propane gas. It sits outside of your Centreville, VA home just like your central air conditioning unit. You have a transfer switch that will be placed close to your main breaker box or it may replace your box altogether. Rather you are home or away; your power will not be disrupted.
Why Choose Generac Generators?
- Fuel efficient with clean power output
Generac was founded in 1959 and is the leader in home backup power. These generators are preferred by 7 out of 10 homeowners who insist on the best the industry has to offer. These products are sold nationwide by over 5,000 dealers who also handle sales, installation, parts and service on your Generac generator.
Electric Pullin is one of those dealers who service Centreville, VA homes and we can install a Generac generator so you will never be without service. Just give us a call and one of our technicians would be happy to come to your home in Centreville, VA and give you a free, no obligation, in-home assessment.